Sharon Martin Wimbush


Sharon Martin Wimbush, 54, of Spring Garden Road, Chatham, Va. departed this life Tuesday April 17, 2018 at SOVAH Health of Danville, Va. Born in Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Russell L. Martin and the late Margie Huffman Martin. She was the General Manager of Wendy’s where she worked for 9 years . She attended Shockoe Missionary Baptist Church, and Graduated from G.W. High School in Danville.

She is survived by two daughters, Shewanna R. Martin of Greensboro, N.C., and Shernita M. Wimbush of Chatham; two sons, Gary E. Woodson and Herbert S. Wimbush III both of Danville;nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Glen L. Martin of Martinsville and Julius Carter of Axton. Va; two sisters, Florence A. Schoolfield of Chatham, Va. and Pamela R. Winchester of Eden, N.C.; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be conducted Monday, April 23, 2018 at noon at the True Holiness Church, 502 Southampton Avenue, Danville with Apostle, Charles R. Walker as Eulogist. Interment will be in the Martin Family Cemetery in Cascade, Va. The family will receive friends one half hour prior to the service and all other times at the home of Herbert Wimbush III at 670 Glendale Avenue, Danville, Va.

Arrangements entrusted to Hairston Funeral Home, Martinsville, Va.